AMPAG, West Australian Symphony Orchestra West Australian Symphony Orchestra:Stuart Skelton Sings Wagner

Stuart Skelton Sings Wagner

Image Credits: Stuart Skelton image: Sim Canetty Clarke

November 2016

Fri 25 

West Australian Symphony Orchestra

West Australian Symphony Orchestra

Perth Concert Hall

PerthWA

 
 

One of the world's finest Wagnerian tenors and Bruckner’s spacious grandeur.Principal Conductor Asher Fisch opens this concert with Wagner’s visionary Prelude to Parsifal and is then joined by one of the world’s greatest singers, Australian tenor Stuart Skelton, for a hand-picked selection of Wagner arias

. Anton Bruckner’s sense of religious awe found its voice in symphonies of epic scale and grand design that impart a sense of profound monumentality. His final symphony builds upon Wagner’s harmonic innovations and anticipates Mahler with its ecstatic visions and cataclysmic collapses.

WAGNER Parsifal: Prelude
WAGNER Rienzi: Allmächt’ger Vater
WAGNER Die Meistersinger: Morgenlich leuchtend im rosigen Schein (Walter’s Prize Song)
WAGNER Lohengrin: Prelude to Act III
WAGNER Parsifal: Nur eine Waffe taugt
WAGNER Walküre: Winterstürme
BRUCKNER Symphony No.9

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